About the Library
Germantown Community Library is located at 1925 Exeter Road and can be reached by calling (901) 757-READ (7323). The library is fully owned and operated by the City of Germantown. The City subcontracts day-to-day management to Library Systems and Services, LLC. The staff is guided by policies developed by the Germantown Library Board, composed of seven citizens appointed by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen. Friends of the Germantown Community Library operates a used book store that is housed in the library.
Germantown Community Library...
• Promotes lifelong learning and a love of reading
• Informs, enriches and empowers every patron served
• Provides easy access to a wide variety of materials,
services and programs
• Meets the personal, educational, cultural and professional
information needs of the community
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Friday and Saturday from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Sunday from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
The library is closed on the following holidays: New Year's Day, Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, President's Day, Good Friday, Easter, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, Labor Day, Thanksgiving Day and the following Friday and Christmas Day and the following Friday. The library closes at 5 p.m. on Christmas Eve.
Germantown Community Library offers access to a wealth of information on a variety of topics through more than 60 online databases. Click the buttons below to try the featured databases, or access the full database list with descriptions here.